Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Joins Partner Cities to Announce Mayors for a Guaranteed Income, a Privately Funded Pilot Program
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms joined 10 other mayors from across the country to announce Mayors for a Guaranteed Income, a coalition of mayors that will explore cash payment programs in their cities for guaranteed income programs.
07/02/2020 2:42 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Issues Administrative Order to Conduct Citywide Public Engagement in Policing Discussions and Reforms
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued an Administrative Order to procure services to conduct citywide engagement for a comprehensive examination of policing in the city of Atlanta.
07/02/2020 11:26 AM
Beginning July 1, the Atlanta Department of Transportation (ATLDOT) will launch the first phase of the City of Atlanta’s 2020 Shareable Dockless Mobility Devices Program.
07/01/2020 1:29 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms reissued three Administrative Orders to assist Atlanta residents and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, to be executed for an additional sixty days through August 30, 2020.
06/30/2020 2:21 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Takes Immediate Action Upon Receiving Use of Force Advisory Council’s 14-day Recommendations
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms received the Use of Force Advisory Council’s 14-day recommendations as mandated in Administrative Order 2020-18. The Advisory Council provided 10 early action recommendations to Mayor Bottoms spanning three focus areas: Law and Policy, Police Culture and Mindsets, and Comm
06/25/2020 4:12 PM
06/20/2020 10:32 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced applications are now open for the creATL Relief Fund to support Atlanta’s independent creative workers affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
06/19/2020 2:32 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued an Executive Order for the implementation of a process by which City of Atlanta Boards, Authorities, Commissions, Committees, or other similar bodies (BACE) subject to Section 3-401 of the City’s Charter, may begin remote meetings in accordance with the Georgia Open
06/18/2020 1:21 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Issues New Administrative Orders Related to Transforming the City of Atlanta Police Department
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued two new Administrative Orders related to transforming the City of Atlanta Police Department
06/16/2020 1:04 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Announces the Reimagining Atlanta City Detention Center Task Force Recommendations
The Reimagining Atlanta City Detention Center (ACDC) Task Force submitted to Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, its Final Report on recommendations to close and reimagine the use of the Atlanta City Detention Center.
06/12/2020 3:03 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced the appointment of members to her Use of Force Advisory Council, which was created through an Administrative Order issued last week.
06/11/2020 11:31 AM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms today announced the creation of the CoA Recovery Fund, a program to support businesses and facilities adversely impacted following the peaceful demonstrations in the City of Atlanta that began on May 29, 2020.
06/09/2020 2:26 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Creates Advisory Council to Examine Atlanta’s Use of Force Policies and Procedures
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued an Administrative Order to convene an Advisory Council comprised of community members and partners to examine the City’s use of force policies and procedures.
06/04/2020 3:01 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Issues an Executive Order to Extend Hazard Pay for Frontline City Employees
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued an Executive Order directing the extension of hazard pay for frontline City employees through September 30, 2020.
06/01/2020 2:36 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms issued the following statement
05/30/2020 12:33 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Announces ATLStrong COVID-19 Relief Donations to Help Atlanta Residents with Rental Assistance
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced the ATLStrong Fund will invest more than $250,000 in emergency rental assistance for city residents.
05/29/2020 4:47 PM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms to Testify Before Coronavirus Panel Member Briefing with Mayors on Urgent Need for More Federal Support During Pandemic
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms will join mayors from across the country to testify before the Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis, chaired by Rep. James E. Clyburn, via video briefing as the nation tragically tops 100,000 lives lost to the coronavirus.
05/29/2020 10:14 AM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms Announces Atlanta Enters Phase II of Reopening Plan and Issues Administrative Order to Develop Guidelines for City Actions
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced the City has met the metrics to progress from Phase 1 “Stay at Home” to Phase 2 of the City’s five-phased reopening plan, drawn from the recommendations of the Mayor’s Advisory Council for Reopening Atlanta.
05/27/2020 6:56 AM
The Office of Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms has issued Memorial Day Safety Tips to help protect residents against the spread of COVID-19, and to encourage healthy and safe engagement throughout the holiday weekend.
05/22/2020 10:01 AM
Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms announced the City’s five-phased reopening plan, drawn from the recommendations of the Mayor’s Advisory Council for Reopening Atlanta.
05/21/2020 7:33 PM